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Scots Language Centre Centre for the Scots Leid

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Scored Reading exercise

This activity is suitable for learners studying ‘Hieroglyphics’ as their set text for National 5 English, helping to consolidate their skills in critical reading.

Learners working towards the Scots Language Award at level 5 may also find this activity useful in demonstrating their understanding of a detailed text. The downloadable worksheet also has stimuli for Outcome 2 (Create and produce detailed communication in Scots for a specific purpose and audience) of the Scots Language Award.

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